Debbie Wasserman Schultz's Aide Is Arrested

Awan was reportedly still being paid by Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Former House IT staffer Imran Awan was arrested Monday night at Dulles International Airport where he was "trying to leave the country", Fox news reported Tuesday evening.

Awan and several of his relatives worked for House Democrats for more than a decade before they were fired, FOX News reports. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., participates in the House Democrats' media availability following the House Democrats' caucus meeting in the U.S. Capitol.

Fox News is told that federal officials arrested Awan at Dulles airport in suburban Virginia as he was "trying to leave the country".

The feds nabbed Pakistani-born Imran Awan - who was the target of a federal investigation for allegedly being involved in theft and IT abuses while working for the Democratic National Committee, according to The Daily Caller.

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His preliminary hearing is scheduled for August 21.

Awan has been the lead suspect in an ongoing criminal probe into security breaches within the House of Representatives that was launched on February 2. He wired the money to Pakistan to unknown associates.

"Rep. Wasserman Schultz introduced a resolution, which passed the House of Representatives and called on the President to declare an annual Jewish American Heritage Month", notes her webpage on the congressional website. "We turned that stuff over". FBI Special Agent Brandon Merriman said in the affidavit that the misrepresentations revolved around written assurances that the home serving as collateral for the loan was a "principal residence".

The Marine said Imran wanted the hard drives back so desperately that he threatened to sue the renter for stealing them.

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"It was unbelievable. I don't know where they get off thinking they're going to sue us for items we have no obligation to hold onto", the tenant said. Debbie Wasserman Schultzs information technology (IT) administrator, according to an individual who was interviewed by Bureau investigators in the case and a high level congressional source.

Schultz's spokesman David Damron said in a statement that Awan was sacked on Tuesday, according to the broadcaster. He was sacked by a group of House Democrats in March over his alleged participation in a criminal scheme, though he remained on Wasserman Schultz's payroll until Tuesday. "No charges, evidence or findings from the investigation have been formally shared with our office, so we can not comment on them", Fox News quoted Damron as saying.

Wasserman Schultz even threatened the Capitol Police with consequences if they didn't return a laptop they seized after they found it "hidden in a vacant office".

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